The first table below looks at the demand for the Change Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Manager
Rank 197 184 167
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 47 55 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.65% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.70% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 47
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£413 £419 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -15.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £535 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £401 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £56.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £56.50 -
% change year-on-year
-64.15% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8317 7813 8982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.97% 92.67% 91.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4526 4023 4109
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 553 641
Average hourly rate £16.48 £17.25 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Change Manager
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Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Manager in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Manager across the South East region.

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Manager across the South East region.

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 13 £450 - 4
Hampshire -13 12 £419 +15.51% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 11 £425 +37.09% 5
Oxfordshire -6 6 £375 -11.76%
Kent +2 1 £350 -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 2
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Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Change Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Change Manager in their job title.

1 52 (43.33%) Change Management
2 37 (30.83%) Project Management
3 33 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (23.33%) Telecoms
5 25 (20.83%) Finance
6 22 (18.33%) ITIL
7 20 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 14 (11.67%) Degree
9 10 (8.33%) Retail
9 10 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 10 (8.33%) Marketing
9 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (7.50%) SAP
11 8 (6.67%) Six Sigma
11 8 (6.67%) Migration
11 8 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
13 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
13 6 (5.00%) eTOM
13 6 (5.00%) RTP
13 6 (5.00%) Service Management
13 6 (5.00%) Oracle
13 6 (5.00%) ERP
14 5 (4.17%) Process Management
14 5 (4.17%) Banking
14 5 (4.17%) Logistics
14 5 (4.17%) Business Transformation
15 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 4 (3.33%) Publishing
15 4 (3.33%) Digital Marketing

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Change Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Change Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Project
2 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.83%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.00%) RTP
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.83%) 2G
2 1 (0.83%) 4G
2 1 (0.83%) DECT
2 1 (0.83%) VoIP
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) VPN
2 1 (0.83%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.50%) EDRMS
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 28 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 25 (20.83%) Finance
3 10 (8.33%) Retail
3 10 (8.33%) Marketing
4 5 (4.17%) Banking
5 4 (3.33%) Publishing
6 3 (2.50%) Electronics
6 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.67%) Military
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Billing
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.33%) PMI
2 3 (2.50%) DTV
3 1 (0.83%) NHS
3 1 (0.83%) Biometrics
3 1 (0.83%) Economics
3 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.83%) FMCG
3 1 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.83%) UNIX
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (43.33%) Change Management
2 37 (30.83%) Project Management
3 33 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (18.33%) ITIL
5 20 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 10 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (6.67%) Six Sigma
7 8 (6.67%) Migration
8 6 (5.00%) Service Management
8 6 (5.00%) ERP
8 6 (5.00%) eTOM
9 5 (4.17%) Logistics
9 5 (4.17%) Process Management
9 5 (4.17%) Business Transformation
10 4 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (3.33%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.33%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.33%) C
2 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) Degree
2 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.33%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (0.83%) PMP
6 1 (0.83%) CIPD
6 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) FATCA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.83%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 9 (7.50%) SAP
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.50%) Lotus
5 2 (1.67%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.67%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.67%) Cognos
5 2 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) BMC
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 days ago